Fair festival Arch of Gifts
In more than 80 fabulous houses you will find amazing Christmas decorations and toys, Souvenirs and Handicrafts, exclusive gifts, delicious cakes and lots of other Christmas Goodies, from 14 December…

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The Festival is over. Long live the festival! Festival in Olvia
  On Saturday afternoon in the reserve a landing Nikolaev scouts who cleaned up the place for the future of the festival is a natural amphitheatre, created by nature on…

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carnivals

Festivals, carnivals and festivals in Cuba

 

Tourists love Cuba not only for the warm climate. Cuba attracts its unrestrained joy – if anyone does, and Cubans know a lot about the entertainment and noisy parties!

During festivals, celebrations and carnivals of Cuba attracts a lot of people wishing to enjoy the atmosphere of merriment – at this time the Cubans satisfied with the meal, go around the city in bright clothes and otherwise enjoy life. Cuban festivals and carnivals – the best way to instantly lift your spirits and positive energy for the whole year ahead!

WHAT NATIONAL HOLIDAYS ARE IN CUBA AND HOW THEY CELEBRATE

A large portion of the Cuban population professes Catholicism, but the Catholic Christmas in December is celebrated not as bright as, for example, in Europe. The reason for strict prohibitions associated with the Communist past of the Republic. To celebrate Christmas as a religious holiday, it was banned until 1998.

But the New year is here to meet fun – after a Christmas dinner in the family circle Cubans and visitors to the Island of Freedom to come to the area or beaches and have fun – good, hot climate that promotes much more than we do. New year’s eve you can go to the disco, Continue reading

Oh, those carnivals!

 

Carnival in the world culture is one of the most significant places among all theatrical events. He carries not only an explosion of colours and emotions, but most importantly – reflects the culture and the mood of the people.

It is only at first glance it may seem that all costumes, props random and only strive for one goal – to hit diversity and originality. Every detail of the carnival carries a meaning. Some masks entered the world history. For example, famous and popular Venetian masks. It is considered that the Venetian mask is a reflection of the old Roman theatre, with its devilish characters. Mystical start, rigor and classic mask is not changed for many decades.

Generally the mask is one of the main parts of the carnival. Suit only complements the main content.

The carnival can last from several hours to several days, weeks, and even months!

Every holiday is held on to their traditions, dedicated to certain dates and events.

Already mentioned the carnival of Venice is one of the most popular in the world.

It takes place in mid-February. All of brocade and velvet, silks and unique masks, he rushes through the streets of Venice, filling rich program all the best halls Continue reading

Summer festivals and events in Switzerland

 

This summer in Switzerland, tourists are offered a wide range of activities for every taste that you can visit.

Exhibition of objects of art Basel

15 June in Basel 42nd time will turn into a Mecca of art – in the town will be a traditional fair of works of art Art Basel. The exhibition usually attracts about 60 thousand visitors not only from across Europe but also the world – after all, the exhibits on display are hundreds of the best galleries from Europe, America, Asia and Australia.

“the Olympics to the world of art” — calls the Art Basel festival French Le Mond. German Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung called the event ’s art at its best”, Vogue and peremptorily called Art Basel ’s most beautiful temporary Museum in the world”.

One of the initiators of the art fair in Basel is a famous Swiss art dealer and collector Ernst Beyeler. Thanks to him, a small Basel in June, becoming one of the Central places in the art world. Visitors of the fair Art Basel, which will be held in the city from 15 to 19 June, will be able to see the famous paintings, sculptures, photographs and other exhibits created by more than 1.5 thousand masters – from Continue reading